The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 62 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.98% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 3.20% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Median salary £47,500 £57,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.30%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 125 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.10% 17.63% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 78 102 133
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the South Yorkshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the South Yorkshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 3 £52,500 -7.89%
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Budget Control
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) CCIP
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IP Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Budget Control
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CCIP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIE
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware